Nelson police say they have apprehended a man who slashed tires in February. File photo

Nelson police arrest tire slasher

Suspect damaged many vehicles on Feb. 26

  • Apr. 26, 2021 12:00 a.m.

The Nelson Police Department reports that it has identified and arrested a Nelson man of no fixed address as the person responsible for a spree of damage to vehicles on February 26.

The damage consisted mainly of slashed tires and appeared to be random, the police said in a news release.

The suspect, previously known to the police, was released to appear in court in Nelson on July 5 on charges of mischief to property over $5,000.

Nelson Star